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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

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  Total
Respond.^
Daily Weekly Monthly Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,051 6,956 39.8 38.6-41.0 929 7.2 6.6- 7.8 397 3.4 3.0- 4.0 6,769 49.6 48.3-50.9
-Durham County 374 177 38.4 31.4-45.8 30 9.4 5.6-15.5 19 5.1 2.9- 8.7 148 47.1 39.6-54.8
GENDER
Male 136 67 34.9 24.2-47.3 10 10.1 4.3-22.0 6 4.8 1.9-11.6 53 50.2 37.8-62.5
Female 238 110 42.2 34.8-50.0 20 8.7 5.4-13.8 13 5.3 2.8- 9.8 95 43.7 36.1-51.7
RACE
White 220 121 49.3 41.1-57.5 19 9.8 6.0-15.6 9 3.6 1.8- 7.2 71 37.3 29.1-46.2
Other 153 56 30.7 20.8-42.7 10 8.3 3.3-19.6 10 6.2 3.0-12.6 77 54.8 43.0-66.2
AGE
18-44 124 46 31.0 20.9-43.3 11 9.8 4.3-20.8 12 7.1 3.6-13.5 55 52.1 40.1-63.9
45+ 249 130 47.9 40.7-55.3 19 9.0 5.5-14.4 7 2.4 1.1- 5.4 93 40.7 33.5-48.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 108 49 38.7 25.5-53.8 1 1.6 0.2-10.7 3 3.2 0.7-13.5 55 56.4 41.7-70.1
Some College + 266 128 38.1 30.9-46.0 29 14.1 8.3-22.9 16 6.2 3.5-10.6 93 41.6 33.1-50.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 161 70 35.0 23.8-48.1 10 5.5 2.5-11.4 6 4.8 1.8-12.4 75 54.7 41.9-66.9
$50,000+ 177 90 44.4 36.2-53.0 16 10.5 6.3-17.2 11 5.6 2.9-10.5 60 39.4 31.2-48.4

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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